A man dies after his ULM crashes

He did not survive his injuries. A man died in a microlight accident on Saturday morning in the town of Blain (Loire-Atlantique), we learned from the departmental fire and rescue service. According to West Francethe victim was aged 50 and had had a paramotor pilot’s license for fourteen years.

According to initial information, the accident occurred during takeoff when the fifty-year-old hit a 20,000 volt power line before crashing in a field. Around 400 homes and businesses in the town were without power following this accident.

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